Learning objects Language Learning Space

TLF ID M014409

This is a website to support teachers and students of Chinese, Indonesian and Japanese languages in Australian schools. The section for teachers includes professional learning modules, links to relevant networks and access to resources. It provides teachers with thirty curated learning challenges per language, and gives them the capacity to upload their own resources and create learning pathways for their students. The student section includes links to learning challenges that conclude with a quiz and graphic novel narratives set in China, Indonesia and Japan.



Educational details

Educational value
  • This is a valuable resource because it provides a range of entry points and a variety of resources for students in Years 5 to 9 across the content descriptions for the curriculum strands of Communicating and Understanding. Site materials specifically support improvement of literacy skills and of oracy skills. The resource provides language learners with a greater amount of agency in their learning as they can choose their own pathway and broker extra support. The specific destinations provided by learning challenges give students a sense of achievement and knowledge of how their skill base is growing.
  • This resource is designed to complement existing classroom practice and to act as a bridge for teachers who wish to extend their repertoire of pedagogies. Examples of materials that will extend teaching practice include The Dragon Collective materials and professional learning modules such as The Australian Curriculum, Intercultural Language Learning, Literacy and Teaching Without English.
Year level

3; 4; 5; 6; 7; 8; 9; 10

Other details

Contributors
  • Contributor
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
  • Description: Data manager
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au/
  • Copyright Holder
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organization: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au/
  • Publisher
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organization: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Description: Publisher
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au/
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
Access profile
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Learning Resource Type
  • Interactive
Rights
  • © 2014 Education Services Australia Ltd, unless otherwise indicated. Provided all acknowledgements are retained, this material may be used, reproduced and communicated free of charge for non-commercial educational purposes within Australia and in overseas schools where the Australian curriculum is taught until 30 June 2018 unless otherwise indicated.